August 24, 2011
Volvo Trucks Presents Wilson Trucking with
500,000th Volvo Assembled in United States
- Photos - Page 1
Volvo recently celebrated their
500,000 truck manufactured at
the New River
Valley Assembly plant located
VA. Fittingly, the 500,000th
sold to Wilson Trucking as was
the very first
unit to roll off of the assembly line
when the plant was first opened.
The photos indicate the handing over of the
keys to C.L. "Chuck" Wilson for
the newest unit which is pictured along with
the first one. Some of the Volvo employees
were present for the ceremony that were also
working the in the facility that produced
the first truck.
The milestone marked a new chapter
long-time relationship between
Wilson Trucking. Both companies
tremendous success over many
years, and both
employ many Virginians in the
their facilities and businesses.
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